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White Chocolate Toffee Popcorn

White Chocolate Toffee Popcorn

I hope everyone had a wonderful Memorial Day!  We (myself, Thomas, Jake, and Maggie) worked around the house, played in the yard, and cooked on the grill.  This Memorial Day was one of the most relaxing for us.  We drank our coffee and had breakfast out on the patio while watching Jake and Maggie play in the yard.  As we enjoyed our morning, we...

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One Meatball Recipe Cooked Two Different Ways

One Meatball Recipe Cooked Two Different Ways

Are you looking for something rich and savory and easy to make?  You have come to the right place.  I have several meatball recipes but use only one tried and true for my homemade wedding soup.  I have been making these recipes for years and always save some of the meat to either make hamburgers or tacos but wanted to try something different this...

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Supreme Pizza

Supreme Pizza

I know I had promised you guys a follow-up on Thomas’ birthday cake and pizza and here it is!!  I was so excited about making his mother’s chocolate cake recipe for him and followed the directions to a “T”!  It came out smelling and looking amazing which made me proud.  It was light and airy and smelled of delicious chocolate.  It had a beautiful...

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Salt and Pepper Wings

Salt and Pepper Wings

I had a completely different post to put out today but had to rearrange my posting schedule to include this one.  Thomas wanted wings with just salt and pepper. I said…are you sure?  I felt like I need to add more ingredients but he said…sometimes less is more and I said….sometimes you are right :-).   For my new subscribers, I have talked about...

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Beef Taco Bake

Beef Taco Bake

Every once in a while, I get a craving for Mexican.  I love going and getting the white cheese, nachos, and a shrimp burrito with extra pica de Gallo!  Yummmmmm!  Thomas isn't a big fan of going out for Mexican but that man LOVES cheese.  I was trying to come up with a snack for lunch last week for the two of us and I said...you are going to love...

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Juicy Onion Mushroom Burger On A Butter Grilled Bun

Juicy Onion Mushroom Burger On A Butter Grilled Bun

Do you like sweet onions, portobello mushrooms, and hamburger mixed with Worcestershire sauce?  If you do, try my Juicy Onion Mushroom Burger on a soft butter grilled bun!  I made us lunch last week and tried this new recipe on Thomas without telling him.  He was working in his office and when I brought him lunch, I said enjoy and here is your...

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Fried Pork Chops

Fried Pork Chops

It was a rainy, snowy weekend here in WV and we enjoyed a nice weekend at home.  For the most part, it was a lazy one as you can see by Jake and Maggie's pictures.  They were all bundled up today and thoroughly enjoying the warm blankets out of the dryer.  We had plans for lunch at Primanti Brothers but decided to stay home.  I mentioned that we...

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Buffalo Chicken Dip

Buffalo Chicken Dip

I hope everyone had a great weekend!  We had bad weather here in WV so Thomas and I decided to cancel our plans and stayed home with the pups.  One of my favorite things in this world is to enjoy a weekend at home with Thomas, Jake and Maggie.  I especially love when the weather is bad and we are all snuggled in together.  I took this opportunity...

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Tips For Making A Party Appetizer

Tips For Making A Party Appetizer

I recently posted "How to make a meat and cheese tray for 8 people" and thought I would include this appetizer I made for the holidays.  This cheesy and salty dish is loaded with color and flavor and so easy to make.  Honestly, I think it put everyone in the party mood as soon as they walked into my kitchen!  :-). I like putting appetizers out...

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Tomato And Asparagus Side Dish

Tomato And Asparagus Side Dish

I have double ovens but around the holidays, they are both full of several different dishes.  This year I combined the side dishes and created a tomato, asparagus, onion, and garlic combination that was not only very colorful but was loaded with lots of flavor.     Doesn't this look like the healthiest dish you have ever seen!!!!   I sliced...

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